PSW/ Personal Support Worker

ID:
  • Nexim Helthcare Consultants Inc.
  • Collingwood, ON, Canada
  • May 17, 2019
Contract - Full Time HEALTH

Job Description

Shift: Morning Shifts/ Afternoon Shifts/ Evening Shifts/ Weekend Shifts/ On-Call Shifts

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform activities of daily living such as feeding, grooming, dressing, bathing, etc.
  • Ensure the fulfillment of individual goals and needs as instructed in the client’s support plans
  • Assist in organizing leisure activities while facilitate the integration and inclusion of the community
  • Ensure the health, safety, welfare and independence of our clients
  • General household duties such as cleaning, grocery/supply shopping, preparation of meals and laundry as necessary
  • Provide support in all aspects of daily living to individuals with developmental disabilities and/ or mental health support needs
  • Assist in satisfying the social and emotional needs of the clients
  • Document records and reports of daily care: resident incident reports, restraint monitoring records medication administration records, etc.
  • Maintain the personal hygiene/ care of our clients
  • Adhere to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, participating in the maintenance of a safe, clean community
  • Sign on the attendance/ Daily & Overnight inspection sheets
  • Read and initial the Communication Books prior to commencing each shift and keep abreast of any updates in procedures and treatments.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Skills Required

Job Qualifications:

  • Work Experience
  • 1+ year of relevant experience working as a Personal Support Worker (PSW)
  • Experience working in healthcare community centers or with individual clients

Certifications

  • PSW Certificate from an accredited educational institution
  • Valid Criminal Background Check with Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Valid Pharmacology Training & Certificate
  • CPI, Safe Management is a plus
  • Standard First Aid CPR (Class C) certificate
  • A valid Class G Driver's License
  • Up to date Immunization records

 

Experience:

  • PSW: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • PSW 

Other Requirements

Drivers Licence, Access to a Vehicle, Specific Work Attire, Certificates / Designations

Start Date

May 17, 2019

Wage / Salary

$22.00

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